University's starring role
Press release issued: 30 June 2004
The University of Bristol is the subject of a one-hour documentary called University Challenged to be screened on BBC2 at 11.20pm on Thursday 1 July.
The film was made during last autumn term and covers many of the issues that have made higher education such a hot topic in recent times, including tuition fees, widening participation and student debt.
The programme also gives an insight into how a large, complex institution such as this operates and introduces viewers to a few of the characters who make the University tick.
The film was first shown on BBC4 on 20 April.